Flaster Greenberg shareholder Steven S. Poulathas has been appointed as the Chair of the firm’s Business and Corporate Law practice group, which encompasses the tax, mergers and acquisition, trust and estates and healthcare practice areas. In addition to serving as a member of the firm’s Board of Directors, he works closely with his family-owned and closely held business clients guiding them with strategic tax plans, merger and acquisition transactions, and estate and asset protection planning.
“Steve has been an integral part of the firm’s Corporate Department for several years and is well-suited to lead this group,” said Alan H. Zuckerman, Managing Shareholder at Flaster Greenberg PC. “His stellar reputation, leadership, enthusiasm and positive attitude will bring new opportunities to this already strong group of talented attorneys.”
Since joining the firm in 2008, Steve has been named to SJ Magazine’s Top Attorneys List, named a New Leader of the Bar by New Jersey Law Journal, a New Jersey and Pennsylvania “Super Lawyer” and “Rising Star” by Thomson Reuters, and has been named to Burlington County’s Forty Under 40 list.
Steve graduated summa cum laude from Villanova University School of Law where he ranked in the top five of his class. While in law school, he was a member of the Order of the Coif and served as associate editor of the Villanova Law Review. In addition, he served as an Internal Revenue Service extern in the Office of Chief Counsel in Philadelphia and judicial extern for the Honorable Norma L. Shapiro, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He has obtained his LLM in Taxation from Villanova University School of Law.